In the middle of Ostwestfalen-Lippe, one of Germany's strongest regions for mechanical engineering and industrial electronics, we are working on innovative solutions in the field of intelligent automation. In this way we would like to provide our partners from the automation technology and the mechanical and plant engineering as well as manufacturing companies with competitive advantages through directly applicable technologies and processes. We focus our activities on the following business areas:


Cyber security in production

Digitization needs IT security expertise in medium-sized businesses - Now also in Ostwestfalen-Lippe



Machine Learning

Achieve added value in production through intelligent data analysis.


Industrial Communication & IoT

A reliable digital infrastructure is the basis for industrial IoT applications.



Intelligent sensor systems

More control and efficiency through real-time data collection and processing


Big Data Platforms

Machines and plants become intelligent through real-time computer models of the technical process.



Assistance Systems

Complex technical systems require intuitive human-technology interfaces.


Smart City

The reference platform for the digital transformation of medium-sized cities.



The SmartFactoryOWL is the industry 4.0 research and demonstration platform for medium-sized companies in OWL.